TechnipFMC awarded subsea contract for Ithaca Energy’s Captain EOR Project

Source: press release, 17 May 2021

illustration: TechnipFMC
illustration: TechnipFMC

TechnipFMC has announced that it has been awarded a significant engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract from Ithaca Energy (UK) Limited for the Captain Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Project in the UK North Sea.

TechnipFMC will design, manufacture, deliver and install subsea equipment including a rigid riser caisson, water injection flexible flowline, umbilicals and associated equipment.

Jonathan Landes, President Subsea at TechnipFMC, states, “We are delighted to support Ithaca Energy on this important EOR expansion of the Captain field, utilising our innovative design and installation technologies and solutions to unlock and maximise the recovery of hydrocarbons from the UK Continental Shelf. We look forward to helping Ithaca improve project economics, enhance performance and reduce emissions.”

The Captain field lies approximately 145 kilometres northeast of Aberdeen, Scotland, in the Outer Moray Firth area of the UK North Sea, in water depths of around 105.5 metres.

Note: For TechnipFMC, a “significant” contract ranges between USD 75 million and USD 250 million.